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PRESS RELEASE: Pershing Square Foundation Establishes $10 Million Endowment to Support CSHL Life Science Research

COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) announced today that The Pershing Square Foundation (PSF) has awarded the institution $10 million to support its leading biology and genetics research and education programs.

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PRESS RELEASE – Robin Hood Donors Contribute More Than $101 million To Fight Poverty: Paul McCartney Rocks Sold-Out Audience

NEW YORK, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — At its annual benefit last night, over 4,000 Robin Hood supporters came together to raise more than $101 million for organizations serving New Yorkers in need. This is the largest amount ever raised by Robin Hood and is the largest single fundraiser in the country.

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PRESS RELEASE: Measures for Justice Receives $3.1 Million From Pershing Square Foundation to Develop a New Way of Tracking Criminal Justice System Performance

NEW YORK – NY – May 11, 2015 – As a nationwide, bi-partisan push is underway to reform the broken criminal justice system, The Pershing Square Foundation announced today a $3.1 million grant in support of Measures for Justice (MFJ)

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PRESS RELEASE: New York City Based Scientists Awarded Funding For Their Innovative Work In Cancer Research By The Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Alliance

NEW YORK, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Six winners of the second annual Pershing Square Sohn Prize for Young Investigators in Cancer Research were announced today by The Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance.

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PRESS RELEASE: THE PERSHING SQUARE FOUNDATION PARTNERS WITH THEDREAM.US TO PROVIDE COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS TO DREAMERS NATIONWIDE

$10M Commitment Will Enable Undocumented Immigrants with DACA Status Opportunity to Pursue Educational Goals

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PRESS RELEASE: Omidyar Network and The Pershing Square Foundation Grant Social Finance, Inc. $4.0 Million to Expedite Growth of the Pay-for-Success Market

Omidyar Network and The Pershing Square Foundation Grant Social Finance, Inc. $4.0 Million to Accelerate Growth of Pay-for-Success Financing Flexible Funding Will Expand Opportunities and Driver Further Innovation of PFS Nationally

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PRESS RELEASE: Saїd Business School and The Pershing Square Foundation announce first scholarship winners for the Oxford 1+1 MBA Programme

The first five Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Scholarship winners have joined the Oxford 1+1 MBA programme, entering their MSc programmes in departments across the University of Oxford this autumn, before joining the Oxford MBA programme in September 2015.

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PRESS RELEASE: Healthcare Start-Up CareMessage Raises Over $3.7 Million In Its First Round Of Fundraising

The Pershing Square Foundation Leads a Philanthropic Campaign to Help CareMessage Improve Healthcare for Millions of Underserved Patients Across the United States Through Mobile Phone Technology

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PRESS RELEASE: The Pershing Square Foundation Makes $611,000 Grant to myAgro to Support Small-Scale West African Farmers

Grant to enable 12,000 farmers in Mali and Senegal to save for agricultural tools using their mobile phones and a network of local vendors, increase harvest yields, and move out of poverty

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PRESS RELEASE: Applications Open for the 2015 Pershing Square Sohn Prize for Young Investigators in Cancer Research

New York, October 2, 2014– The Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance (PSSCRA) today announced the opening of applications for its Prize for Young Investigators in Cancer Research.

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